Sunday 5 October 1947

US date format: 10/5/1947, UK date format: 5/10/1947

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 5, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Brian Johnson (AC/DC) and Jérôme Deschamps. Green Dolphin Street, directed by Victor Saville, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Kukla, Fran and Ollie.
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What the sky looked like on 5 October 1947

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Green Dolphin Street

Directed by: Victor Saville

Starring: Van Heflin, Lana Turner, Donna Reed, Richard Hart

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The Exile

Directed by: Max Ophüls

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Maria Montez, Rita Corday, Henry Daniell

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Nightmare Alley

Directed by: Edmund Goulding

Starring: Tyrone Power, Joan Blondell, Coleen Gray, Helen Walker

Country: United States of America

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Song of Love

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Paul Henreid, Robert Walker, Henry Daniell

Country: United States of America

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Magic Town

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Starring: James Stewart, Jane Wyman, Kent Smith, Ned Sparks

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Kukla, Fran and Ollie

Starring: Burr Tillstrom, Cecil Bill, Colonel Richard Crackie, Oliver J. Dragon

Country: United States of America

Seven Arts Quiz

Starring: Bill Slater

Country: United States of America


Starring: Angelvin, Jacques Chabannes

Country: France


Starring: Erik Mueller

Country: United States of America

Author Meets the Critics

Starring: John Barkham, Ray Brock, H.V. Kaltenborn, Quentin Reynolds

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 October 1947 ?

Famous Birthdays:
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  • Al Gionfriddo makes a great catch off Joe Dimaggio in World Series
  • First Presidential address televised from White House - Harry Truman.
  • The first televised White House address is given by U.S. President Harry S. Truman.

Sport Games on 5 October 1947

American Football
  • Chicago Bears - Chicago Cardinals : 7 - 31
  • Detroit Lions - Boston Yanks : 21 - 7
  • Los Angeles Rams - Green Bay Packers : 14 - 17
  • Philadelphia Eagles - New York Giants : 23 - 0
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Planetary positions on October 05, 1947 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1947 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Near You - Elliot Lawrence & His Orchestra
  2. An Apple Blossom Wedding - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra (Vocal Don Cornell)

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